TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–IZEA Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: IZEA),
operator of IZEAx®, the premier online marketplace connecting brands and
publishers with influential content creators, today announced that they
have been selected to support a key product refresh for a multinational
retailer throughout the Canadian market. The recent win expands upon
work that IZEA has done on behalf of the retail partner in the past.
“Our Toronto-based team has done a tremendous job building relationships
with leading brands and agencies across Canada,” said Ted Murphy,
Founder and CEO of IZEA Worldwide. “The early investment we made in
establishing a Canadian office and staffing it with local team members
who understand the market innately has led to a material contribution to
IZEA Worldwide overall performance. Canadian bookings have increased
every year and 1H 2018 bookings increased 28% over 1H 2017. Our ability
to execute bilingual campaigns, combined with significant expansion of
our resident-Canadian influencer network positions us well in an
emerging market for our services and technology alike.”
Since 2015, IZEA has executed programs for many leading companies
headquartered in Canada – including a Fortune 500 conglomerate, a
Fortune 500 financial services provider, and Forbes 2000 communications
About IZEA Worldwide, Inc.
IZEA Worldwide, Inc. (“IZEA”) operates online platforms that connect
marketers with content creators. IZEA platforms automates influencer
marketing and custom content development, allowing brands and agencies
to scale their marketing programs. IZEA influencers include everyday
creators as well as celebrities and accredited journalists. Creators are
compensated for producing unique content such as long and short form
text, videos, photos, status updates, and illustrations for marketers or
distributing such content on behalf of marketers through their personal
websites, blogs, and social media channels. Marketers receive
influential content and engaging, shareable stories that drive
awareness. For more information about IZEA, visit https://izea.com/.
Safe Harbor Statement
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meaning of Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. These
forward-looking statements, and terms such as “anticipate,” “expect,”
“intend,” “believe,” “may,” “will,” “should,” or other comparable terms,
are based largely on IZEA’s expectations and are subject to a number of
risks and uncertainties, certain of which are beyond IZEA’s control.
Actual results could differ materially from these forward-looking
statements as a result of, among other factors, changing economic
conditions. In light of these risks and uncertainties, there can be no
assurance that the forward-looking information contained in this release
will in fact occur.
IZEA Worldwide, Inc.
Justin Braun, 407-674-6911